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The 2018 Masters was memorable and yet unpredictable, too, given that the protagonists who came after Patrick Reed on Sunday weren’t necessarily the men most expected to put up the biggest fights.
On October 6, 1956, a New York Daily News sportswriter named Joe Trimble couldn’t begin his story on what he’d just seen. It was too much. He was stuck. His paper’s columnist, Dick Young, reached across Trimble and typed it for him: “The imperfect man pitched a perfect game.”
It was another record scoring day at Augusta National, with Patrick Reed pulling out his first major championship win. Reed’s closing 71 meant that 15 of the top 16 players on the final leader board broke par on Sunday.
It came down to a slippery two-putt on the 72nd hole, and yet there was no doubt Patrick Reed would get the job done. Reed’s putter never failed him throughout the week, including Sunday...
Of course, Saturdays have never been the issue for Rickie Fowler.
Masters 2018: Saturday’s winners & losers—Reed, Rory provide a Ryder Cup rematch; Tiger, Phil struggle
We hand out the bouquets, and throw a few bricks, after an intriguing third round at Augusta National.
He hasn’t won in more than a year and recent bids to change that have resulted in only more questions about his inability to change it.
Our weekly pre-tournament ranking of the best bets to win at Augusta.
There are still three weeks until the 2018 Masters, and as we saw last spring, fate can intervene in sadistic ways between now and Thursday’s ceremonial tee shots. Did that stop us from waxing poetic on the slew of narratives heading into Augusta National? Absolutely not.